Chilean artist finds inspiration in COVID-19 and his native country for Stamford exhibit.


As residents walk through the Stamford Town Center, they will find a colorful corner where the Chilean artist Carlos Bautista Biernnay is temporarily showing his tapestry art.

“I constructed it as a movie billboard because I felt like I was in a movie,” said Bautista Biernnay, whose project is inspired by the challenging times of the COVID-19 pandemic. “My starting point is a nightmare and then I move it towards a dream, which is to signify when this (pandemic) is all over.”

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